Adrienne Lovette

“Everyone wants to make work happen, and it’s kind of no one has an excuse not to you know. Just get a group of friends, and you could even improv something on a night and film it and see what happens you know. You might come up with something brilliant, but you’ll never know until you do it. “ — Adrienne Lovette

Welcome back to Nothing Shines Like Dirt: Empowering Actors to Create episode 13. Today we have Adrienne Lovette; actor, director, producer, and writer (she does it all)! We discuss the calm you feel when you know you’re on the right path, using art to start important conversations, and not fitting in the mold, but breaking through it!

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Adrienne Lovette is a New York City-based actor, director, producer and writer. She most recently wrote, produced, and starred in the feature film WHEN I'M WITH YOU, which screened at the Oscar-qualifying film festival Cinequest. It also screened at the Thessaloniki International LGBTQ Film Festival in Greece; the Golden Door International Film Festival; and the Sacramento Film and Music Festival, where it won Director's Choice for Best Feature Film. WHEN I'M WITH YOU is now available on Amazon Prime.

She is currently promoting two short films called BLIND DATE and HIDDEN DAYLIGHT. BLIND DATE, a romantic comedy short, just premiered in Mumbai and San Diego. HIDDEN DAYLIGHT, a thriller short, is currently being submitted.

Adrienne is also known for her roles in SUNLIGHT JR. (Tribeca Film Festival 2013) playing opposite Naomi Watts, and THICK HEART (Montclair Film Festival). Select television credits include GOTHAM playing opposite Donal Logue and Ben McKenzie, MR. ROBOT, and MASTER OF NONE playing opposite Aziz Ansari. Select webseries credits include IT COULD BE WORSE on Hulu as the character of Ruth and ADULTish on Youtube as the character of Monique.

Adrienne is a director for the stage and screen, with productions spanning from off-Broadway to Eastern Europe. Some of her favorite directing credits include HIDDEN DAYLIGHT, SPRING AWAKENING, RENT, THE DROWSY CHAPERONE and PATIENT A. For more information and for her latest projects, visit